NAFTA renegotiations could impact Canadian automakers

Sarah Rubenoff , Staff Writer

Record new-vehicle sales are boosting Canadian automaker’s performances. But that might not be the case for long. The Conference Board of Canada warned in a report that Canadian auto exports could be at risk under North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) renegotiations. The report, Canada’s Motor... Read More

AuSM Canada Staff

TRADER Corp. announced Tuesday a new partnership with Dealer Drive to bring the Australian-based technology company’s app-based digital test drive tracking and analytics solution to dealers across Canada. The solution has been added to TRADER’s existing roster of efficiency and conversion solutions and is... Read More

Canadian CPO market seeing the 'best' of times

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

Through three quarters of 2017, one turn of phrase common among automakers reporting Canadian certified pre-owned vehicle sales is “best.” Whether that’s best year or best September, Canada’s CPO car market is rolling. Audi, for instance, is enjoying its best certified pre-owned sales... Read More

Sarah Rubenoff , Correspondent

To get a pulse on the 2017 regulatory environment, AuSM Canada reached out to leaders at the Ontario Motor Vehicle Authority (OMVIC) and the Alberta Motor Vehicle Industry Council (AMVIC). When asked what was top of mind for the regulatory bodies in 2016, Brian Osler, director of legal services for OMVIC,... Read More

LotLinx to expand into Canada on Dec. 1

AuSM Canada Staff

LotLinx announced Thursday its upcoming expansion across Canada on Dec, 1 to offer Canadian dealers its TURN platform, which features the company’s VIN-View Optimizer (VVO) tool. The December launch will be by invitation-only and will include some of Canada’s largest and most influential dealership... Read More

AuSM Canada Staff

J.D. Power announced Wednesday that it has both appointed Tim Braley to replace recently promoted Darren Slind as senior director of Canada and Latin America and chosen J.D. Ney to serve as Canada’s new country manager. Slind has been appointed vice president of Singapore Operations to oversee the expansion of... Read More

AuSM Canada Staff

Officials from iA Financial Group made a significant move into the United States. The company announced it has signed an agreement to acquire the shares of privately owned, U.S.-based Dealers Assurance Company and Southwest Reinsure, collectively known as DAC. The company revealed the purchase price was $135 million.... Read More

Maserati Canada opens 1st store in Saskatchewan

AuSM Canada Staff

Maserati Canada recently announced it has opened its first dealership in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan and celebrated with a grand opening event last week. The event included a ribbon-cutting ceremony and a tour for local business leaders and clients. Maserati Canada’s new location, Maserati... Read More

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